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101 albums that changed popular music

Chris Smith

101 albums that changed popular music

by Chris Smith

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular music -- Discography,
  • Popular music -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesOne hundred and one albums that changed popular music, One hundred one albums that changed popular music
    StatementChris Smith.
    GenreDiscography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML156.4.P6 S64 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22843786M
    ISBN 109780195373714
    LC Control Number2008054667

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Chris Smith's Albums That Changed Popular Music tells the fascinating stories behind the most groundbreaking, influential, and often controversial albums ever recorded, ranging from The Anthology of American Folk Music () to Elephant () by The White Stripes.

Organized chronologically to capture the flow of culture from one album to the next, this volume illuminates how these /5(7).

I'd strongly recommend " Albums That Changed Popular Music" to any lover of music. The book covers a wide variety of genres through an extensive amount of time, starting with the "Anthology of American Folk Music" by various artists in /5(6). " Albums That Changed Popular Music: A Reference Guide" is a very logically structured book that is a breezy read because of rather than in spite of the albums being listed in batches by time period rather than individually.4/5(7).

This list was compiled by Chris Smith and is featured in the book Albums That Changed Popular Music (published in ). As the title suggests, the purpose of the list is to name the albums that had the greatest amount of influence on music and culture--specifically, American music and culture--so not all of these albums are necessarily good.

Chris Smith's Albums That Changed Popular Music tells the fascinating stories behind the most groundbreaking, influential, and often controversial albums ever recorded, ranging from The Anthology of American Folk Music () to Elephant () by The White Stripes.

Albums that Changed Popular Music Chris Smith. Here are the stories behind the most influential albums ever recorded, ranging from The Anthology of American Folk Music () to Elephant () by The White Stripes.

Organized chronologically to capture the flow of culture from one album to the next, this volume reveals how these hundred-plus classic recordings reflected--and sometimes.

Albums To Hear Before You Die. in my book, the greatest piece of recorded music to date. Razor-sharp text by Leonard Cohen, set to surging guitar, composed and sung by Buffy with her.

Essential Rock Records: The Golden Age of Vinyl, from The Beatles to The Sex Pistols is an overview of rock’s most seminal albums. This celebration of the vinyl record, by music industry veteran Jeff Gold, features contributions from musicians Devendra Banhart, David Bowie, Peter Buck (R.E.M.), Nels Cline (Wilco), Robyn Hitchcock, Johnny Marr (The Smiths), Graham Nash, and Suzanne Vega.

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This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more). Init was included in Christ Smith's book of the Albums That Changed Popular Music. InSlant Magazine ranked the album at number two on its list of Best Albums of the s. InEntertainment Weekly also ranked the album at number two on their list of the Greatest Albums : Pop, R&B, rock, psychedelia.

Inafter the release of Birth of the Cool, Down Beat magazine wrote that Birth of the Cool "[influenced] deeply one important direction of modern chamber jazz." Several tunes from the album, such as Carisi's "Israel", have gone on to become jazz standards.

The album was included in the book Albums You Must Hear Before You : Cool jazz. Tom M. Janu Note that the subtitle of the book is “from The Beatles to The Sex Pistols.” So, basically, this is the author’s choice of the best albums from ’63 to ’Author: Paul Resnikoff.

Chris Smith (USA) - Albums That Changed Popular Music () No Order: Greenwood Encyclopedia of Rock History (USA) - Most Significant Rock Albums () No Order: Various writers - Albums: 50 Years of Great Recordings () No Order: FACT (UK).

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Limiting the series to “50 Chicago Artists Who Changed Popular Music” is completely arbitrary — it could have beenor 1, — and I’m leaving other genres such as jazz and country. The roots of skiffle as a musical genre and its influence on popular music is discussed in this book talk presented by singer and guitarist Billy Bragg at the Library of Congress in the Mumford.

An alphabetical list of artists provides a CD discography for each, includes ratings for all albums, and includes a short critical essay for each entry The New Rolling Stone Album Guide This ebook list for those who looking for to read The New Rolling Stone Album.

Below is my latest list of the GREATEST albums of the Rock and Rap Era. That's 70 years worth of music. The earliest that charted is from ; the latest, from Author: Peter Nason. See the full list of songs our critics and celebrity panel have picked out as changing the course of world events.

Plus, download tracks from the list. Alternative country (sometimes called alt-country, or Americana) is a type of country has singers or bands that sound very different from mainstream or pop country music.

"Alternative country" has been used to describe country music bands and artists that have influences such as roots rock, bluegrass, rockabilly, Americana, honky-tonk, alternative rock, folk rock, or punkStylistic origins: Country music, Neotraditional country. When artists and songwriters hear “music publishing” for the first time, there’s usually a fair amount of confusion.

When artists and songwriters begin to read more about “music publishing”, the confusion mounts even further. Not to fear – while music publishing is a complicated subject, it has a lot to do with how you make money.All the top 10 Beatles albums are good no doubt, but Rumours changed a lot of things in music after it's release.

I can recall driving in my car in Chicago and flipping stations and half the music stations would be playing a song from Rumours.

That is what really defines a great album; when it cuts across genres. Rumours is one of the few.